Parity Checking in CPUs

woodelf bfranchuk at
Tue Mar 15 17:40:52 CST 2005

William Donzelli wrote:

>Did anyone really use these features much? It sort of sounds like a waste
>of gates, since most serial I/O parity is done by the UART.
What about say a simple mag tape interface or bit bang type serial 
ports. 110 baud
is so slow bit bang I/O works well.
Ben alias Woodelf

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